PPACG Area Agency on Aging delivers 2017 Yellow Book

http://www.ppacg.org/library/area-agency-on-aging/374-yellowbook-web-pdf/file The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce the release of the annual Senior Information and Assistance Directory, known as the “Yellow Book”.On April 28, 2017, the Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments (PPACG) delivered 25,000 copies of the 2017 Senior Information and Assistance Directory (“Yellow Book”).…

Class series helps adults prepare for retirement

Successful retirement means making a number of important decisions and planning ahead for financial, medical, legal and other retirement options. The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments’ Area Agency on Aging is extending our traditional Medicare 101 classes and with Ent Credit Union we are teaming up to offer a series of four classes to…

I-25 Resolution

As the Pikes Peak region’s designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), PPACG is responsible for working with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) to identify priority transportation projects for consideration of statewide funding.  PPACG maintains a list of priority projects that highlights how I-25 is essential for public safety and to economic development as a vital…

Medicare Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for 2017 Medicare Part D (prescription drug plans) began on October 15 and will continue through Dec. 7. PPACG’s Area Agency on Aging’s SHIP (State Health Insurance Program) is offering personal counseling to all Medicare-qualified individuals. SHIP counselors are available M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on a walk-in basis at 14 S. Chestnut Street.

Addressing concerns about noise

In response to neighborhood concerns, JLUS solicited competitive bids and awarded Blue Ridge Research and Consulting a contract to gather data on Air Force Academy training-flight noise and how it affects those who live near the Academy. Sound data was collected during the week of July 24-30 at 10 sites within residential areas surrounding the…

Strategic plan RFP

On October 31, The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments released the Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Strategic Plan. The PPACG Board and staff propose to develop a strategic plan for the agency to determine the future direction of the Council of Governments serving its 16 local government, military installations, the business community and…